Freedom's Price concludes Christine Johnson's Keys of Promise series. The tale begins in Staffordshire, England in the year 1856. Catherine Haynes does not know which way to turn. Her father has passed away and her family home, Deerfield, has been inherited by her cousin, Roger. Roger's focus is to first sell Deerfield and then to push Catherine into marrying a man she has no interest in. When Catherine remembers her mother's family in America, she immediately books her passage to journey to meet her lost family!
After a rough voyage had Catherine fearing that the ship was about to sink, she catches the eye of a handsome man, Tom Worthington, who has come to greet and then to help pilot this ship that has lost its main mast. When the ship is taken to Key West for repairs, Catherine must find a way to reach her family in New Orleans. Tom offers to travel with Catherine to greet her family and to remain until she feels safe!
Soon after arriving in New Orleans, Catherine catches sight of a man, she had heard conversing with her father years ago. Soon she learns that this the same man Tom has been trying to hunt down for years. This man had stolen from Tom's family and sent his father to an early grave!
Hold tight as Tom and Catherine deal with this evil man from their past!
I received this book from Revell in exchange for my unbiased review.